Mark "Marty" Pagel

Credentials: PhD

Position title: Professor, Medical Physics


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Dr. Pagel's Research on PubMed

Research Interests

Dr. Pagel’s molecular imaging research employs chemistry, biochemistry, cancer biology, medical physics, advanced image analysis, and radiology to perform research from bench-to-bedside. He employs MRI, MR Fingerprinting, PET/MRI, EPR imaging, and photoacoustic imaging to interrogate tumor pH, oxygenation, enzyme activity and vascular perfusion.


PhD, Chemistry, University of California, Berkeley
BS, Chemistry and Biology, Washington University St. Louis

Academic Appointments

  • 2017-2024, Professor, Departments of Cancer Systems Imaging and Imaging Physics, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
  • 2022-2024, Adjunct Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Texas A&M University
  • 2017-2024, Adjunct Professor, Department of Chemistry, Rice University
  • 2008-2017, Associate Professor and Professor of Medical Imaging, Biomedical Engineering and Chemistry & Biochemistry, University of Arizona
  • 2003-2008, Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Radiology, and Macromolecular Science and Engineering, Case Western Reserve University
  • 2001-2003, Senior Research Scientist, Pharmacia Corp.
  • 2000-2001, Analytical Sciences Technology Development Team Leader, Monsanto Company
  • 1993-2000, Research Assistant Professor, Director of the NMR Facility and Molecular Visualization Facility, Department of Chemistry, Indiana University